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  • 26. Museum of Art and History

    The Customs House which is now the Museum of Art and History is a huge red brick four-story exemple of Richardsonian Romanesque architecture. It is so big that people on cruise ships can orient...

  • 27. Audubon House

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    My husband's "thing" is aquariums and fish and not birds. But this house is interesting to tour. They give you a headset and you can tour the house listening to the tape as much or as little as you...

  • 28. Conch Train

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    What an excellent narration of the history and stories of Key West! This open air trolley tour stops at several points of interest throughout Key West. Our tour guide was very informative and even had...

  • 29. White Street Pier

    We took our kids fishing here when we lived in Key West. It is also a nice place to sit and look at the water and watch the birds. Since "our time" in Key West, the AIDs memorial has been added to...

  • 30. Trolley Tours

    We found CityView Trolley Tours online and booked our tickets OPR (old person rate - or active duty military) for $18 each -- $29.95 for the same tour option if bought through the Cruise line! We had...

  • 31. Via Rt 1 Highway

    Not sure how you are getting to Key West, but if you are driving down from Miami area, I think it is one of the greatest drives in the country. Water on both sides, plenty of little side trips all the...

  • 32. Shops

    Breaking news : Fast Buck Freddies closing. Another victim of The bad economy and changes of The type of tourists Key West is getting these days. YES THE ECONOMY IS AFFECTING US ! Our only industry is...

  • 33. Kayaking

    We found this company thru a flier at the tourist center which offered $5 off when two or more tours were booked. I liked that it had very small tour groups - no more than 10 kayaks - so it felt more...

  • 34. Day Trip - Bahia Honda State Park

    A very nice, clean beach with lots of sand. Small visitors center with some nice displays and birding lists. There is a concession booth where you can buy souvenirs, rent snorkel equipment and kayaks,...

  • 35. Architecture

    The Key West architecture is a mixture of New England (some of the houses even have fireplaces) and Bahamas. This is because the first white American settlers on the island were New Englanders and...

  • 36. St. Mary's Star of the Sea Catholic Church

    5 out of 5 stars

    Saint Mary Star of the Sea was established in 1851, making it the oldest Catholic parish in Key West and the fifth oldest in the state. The present church was completed in 1905 (the first church was...

  • 37. Fishing

    the keys is prime for that, I used to go out on family boat from islamorada. THe pennenkamp is nice, with glassbottom boats, protected park. you have Bahia honda down near arriving Key West, very nice...

  • 38. East Martello Fort Museum

    The Martello Forts (along with Fort Taylor) were part of the defense for Key West. They never saw combat. Today, however, it serves as a museum with historical exhibits of the 19th to 20th century....

  • 39. Two Wheel Transportation

    Free parking, see way more of the island, reliable, and fun. Parking was easy, and it eliminates a lot of walking since typically you can park closer to your destination. You can get around the entire...

  • 40. Sunset & Sailing

    There are several companies in Key West who offer a variation of the Sunset Sail - we took the Fury Champagne Sunset Sail, and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The price includes free champagne, beer, and...

  • 41. Boat Tours

    While in the restaurant “Seafood Company”, we were seated in front of the jetty of the Jolly Rover II. Watching this beautiful schooner with dark red sails, we decided to book a 2hrs sail tour with...

  • 42. Turtle Kraals Museum

    In the old days, sea turtles were kept in kraals or pens until they were used for turtle soup. The tower (photo 3) was so that people could look down into the pens and see how many turtles there were....

  • 43. Flagler Station

    The station is now partially a bar with a gift shop, but the entrance of the museum is at the other side, where the original terminus has been rebuilt. The entrance is free. Before continuing inside,...

  • 44. Pirate Museum

    **Closed*** But the Rum Barrell Bar is still there - great rum selection! For an alternative pirate experience, see the Shipwreckers Museum. Pat Croce's Pirate Soul Museum is overpriced, but it's...

  • 45. Eco-center and Trees

    The recently opened Eco-Discovery center is my kind of place. It's Air Conditioned and it's free (donations are accepted). It has a short film with some excellent underwater cinematography of the reef...

  • 46. People

    Duval Street in Key West is known for its ***colorful*** nightlife. You can see a little bit of all kinds of attire, including some men who like to dress in unusual and/or women's clothing. There is...

  • 47. Eating

    Rum rum rum. 1900, This was originally the location of Jack's Saloon. 1903, Coca-Cola Bottling Facility. Now it is a Very cool rum distillery in Key West. Open Monday - Friday 11:00 am until...

  • 48. Southernmost House

    A lot of people have negative opinions about the southernmost so on. Believe me, it is not a place that you will spend all day there but it is worth going to take a look just to say...

  • 49. Adventure-Extreme Sports

    Fly high above Key West! Get the bird's eye view! Head to Smather's beach and book a flight at the SunSet Watersports booth (the only one there, can't miss). Morning times are always cheaper than...

  • 50. West Martello Tower

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The West Martello Fort, which is the one down by White Pier and the Dog Beach is maintained by the Garden Club. Plants are donated and maintained by members and volunteers. It is free although a...

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